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Master of Public Health

Take the next step in your health career. Tailor your course to fit your personal career aspirations with elective subjects or a substantial research component.

No.1 in QLD

No.1 employment outcomes* *GUG 2020

Community-minded

Skills for every region

Access the best

State-of-the-art facilities

Location

Online study is only available to off-shore students

Commencing

  • Online: February, July
  • Townsville: February, July

Fees

$32,280.00+

+estimated annual tuition fee
Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

Duration

1.5 years full-time

Part-time study available for online students

Entry Requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline; or equivalent

CRICOS Code

040170F

Course detail

Real stories

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    Student

    Nathan Dawes

    Master of Public Health

    JCU’s Public Health courses are facilitated by dedicated, experienced staff who recognise each student as an individual and with a unique set of postgraduate circumstances. A must do for any health care practitioner wishing to further themselves.

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    Alumni

    Robbie Gillies

    Master of Public Health Graduate and Young Victorian of the Year

    I loved being in a new place and meeting new people from the Master of Public Health. We had amazing professors and specialists teaching us tropical medicine. All the highlights from my time there are framed by the scenery and the experience of living in beautiful Townsville.

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    Lecturer

    Associate Professor Stephanie Topp

    Global Health and Development, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences

    In Public Health and Tropical Medicine, we have an unusually broad range of subjects that allows students to tailor their Master degree to meet any one of the many options that public health graduates have. This includes aeromedical retrieval, tropical medicine, communicable disease control and humanitarian work

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    Employer

    Barbra Kurkowski

    Area Manager (Townsville), Northern Queensland Primary Health Network

    I hire JCU graduates because they have a local context and knowledge of North Queensland. They have studied a comprehensive public health degree with diverse subjects, but local relevance. It’s very important for us to grow and keep skilled workforce in North Queensland.

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